Mumo Nzau, Ph.D.


Mumo Nzau, Ph.D.

Governance and Statecraft


MA and PhD in Political Science from the State University of New York; MA Degree in International Relations from USIU.


Mumo Nzau is a Fulbright Scholar who holds an MA and Ph.D. in Political Science from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He also holds an MA Degree in International Relations from USIU; in addition to other graduate-level training in the field of Peace and Conflict Studies from MMUST.

He is a lecturer at the Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies at the University of Nairobi; and he has been a Senior Lecturer of Political Science at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA) and Adjunct Faculty at the United States International University (USIU, Africa); as well as the Department of Political Science and Public Administration-University of Nairobi.

Dr. Nzau has is a key resource person in the Foreign Affairs, Internal Security and Defence dockets in Kenya. His Consultancy and Research specialties include National Security and Defence Strategy, Conflict Resolution and Management, Governance and Development- areas of specialization on which he has numerous peer-reviewed published works in the form of Books, Book Chapters and Journal Articles.

Dr. Mumo Nzau is the author of: Transitional Justice and After: Kenya’s Experience with IDP Resettlement and Peacebuilding since the 2007/08 Post-Elections Violence (Nairobi: CUEA Press, 2016).

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